Japanese businesses with investments and operations in the U.S. have legal needs that cross disciplines. We provide precise and practical counsel. Members of our team are fluent in Japanese and intimately understand Japanese business and culture. Together with local counsel in Tokyo and Osaka, we can guide you on virtually any issue you encounter.
Our Japan Business Team is a multi-disciplinary team of attorneys experienced in providing sound practical legal advice to Japanese businesses with respect to their investments and operations in the United States. In addition, the attorneys of the Japan Business Team maintain close relationships with several of the top law firms in Tokyo and Osaka and, together with Japanese counsel, advise U.S. companies on various matters in Japan. Several members of the Japan Business Team, who are Japanese natives qualified to practice law in the United States, provide an understanding of Japanese business and culture that is helpful in representing Japanese businesses as well as in dealing with Japanese counterparties.
The Japan Business Teams consists of attorneys practicing in the following areas of the law:
In addition, the attorneys of the Japan Business Team regularly collaborate with experts from among Alston & Bird’s vast array of specialty areas, and provide clients with expert advice in areas ranging from Antitrust to Wealth Planning.